News No. 74/2013, Sunday, June 30, 2013
A LEADER of the M N Larma faction of the Jana Samhati Samiti was shot dead Saturday night in Panchari, 25 kilometers north of Khagrachari district headquarters.
The deceased has been identified as Supon Chakma alias Sagor, general secretary of the Panchari Upazila unit of the JSS MN Larma faction.
The 43-year old was shot at about 8:30pm while heading towards Panchari hospital on a motorbike.
“As soon as he reached near the hospital gate the miscreants opened fire, injuring him seriously.” one eyewitness said.
Later Mr Chakma succumbed to his injuries while on his way to Khagrachari Sadar hospital.
JSS M N Larma faction blamed Santu group for the dastardly killing.